Definition of Humblingly

1. Adverb. In a humbling way. ¹



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Definition of Humblingly

1. [adv]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Humblingly

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humblingly (current term)
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Literary usage of Humblingly

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1. Society in America by Harriet Martineau (1837)
"Those who shrink from it become perhaps the weakest women I have anywhere seen: selfishly timid, humblingly dependent, languid in body, and with minds of no ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1842)
"And thus, accordant with our state corrupt, From truth to truth the educated mind Through shades of awe is humblingly advanced ; But noble ignorance, ..."

3. Friends Intelligencer by Friends Intelligencer Association (1868)
"... sweetly and encouragingly, and yet humblingly to one, who feels, indeed, the least and hindermost of the flock, if indeed of that desirable number; ..."

4. The Friends' Library: Comprising Journals, Doctrinal Treatises, and Other by William Evans, Thomas Evans (1849)
"That evening and the next morning I was at Thomas Wilson's, where heavenly life and goodness very humblingly and sweetly overspread my soul with many ..."

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